7 months ago
Job Title: Principal Engineer Civil Structures
Reports to: Team Leader
Direct Reports: 4
Main Purpose of the Job
Based in our Wakefield offices you will manage and lead a design team in the delivery of projects associated with our civil structures and highways sector clients. This team has a compliment of 20 and is growing rapidly based on reputation and business development success. Current projects include bridge inspection, load assessments, feasibility reports and the design of highway and rail structures. As a Principal Engineer you will be responsible for the technical and commercial success of your projects and the performance of your team. The successful candidate will be supported by the company to progress their professional development and career.
Main Duties and Responsibilities;
Team performance and professional development.
Delivering projects on time, to cost and to quality
Providing technical leadership
Compliance with current standards, codes and legislation.
Preliminary and detail design including contract preparation.
Technical report writing
What Qualifications, Experience & Skills are; Essential or Preferred to be successful in the role? Examples to consider / add to below;
Relevant Bachelors or Masters degree (Civil /Structural Engineering)
Chartered or Incorporated Engineer (CEng or IEng)
Chartered Engineer (CEng)
Minimum 7 years relevant experience post qualification.
Expertise with DMRB and Rail Industry Standards
Expertise in Eurocodes
Expertise in Specifications
Expertise in Contracts
Good understanding of bridge maintenance issues and solutions.
Bridge analysis and design
Communication skills; Verbal & Written English
CAD / BIM experience